Press releases from the family of UK National Parks

  • New initiative launched to connect 20,000 young people with nature in our National Parks

    New Forest National Park

    This is a National Parks Partnership press release. The UK’s National Parks and Forest Holidays have today announced the launch of ‘National Parks Futures’. The new five-year initiative will connect 20,000 young people with nature and deliver at least 15 flagship education projects across the UK. In the 70th anniversary year of the UK’s National Parks, […] The post New initiative launched to connect 20,000 young people with nature in our National Parks appeared first on New Forest National Park Authority.

    Posted: 13 May 2019.

  • New initiative launched to connect 20,000 young people with nature in our National Parks

    National Parks UK

    The UK’s National Parks and Forest Holidays have today announced the launch of ‘National Parks Futures’.

    Posted: 13 May 2019.

  • New Guidance Aims to Keep Exmoor Families Farming

    Exmoor National Park

    Posted: 8 May 2019.

  • Peak District community groups urged to make a pledge for the planet

    Peak District National Park

    Could you plant a bee and insect-friendly garden? Harness power from nature? Reduce your use of plastics? There are so many ways to live a greener lifestyle – and people living in and around the Peak District National Park can learn more in a special event on Saturday 13th July (10am to 4pm).

    Posted: 7 May 2019.

  • Thinking how to be kinder to Kinder

    Peak District National Park

    “Think how to be… Kinder.” That was the message of former Pulp frontman and BBC Radio 2 presenter Jarvis Cocker at the Spirit of Kinder Day at Castleton on Saturday (April 27).

    Posted: 3 May 2019.

  • ‘Special talent’ exhibits at Yoredale

    Yorkshire Dales National Park

    Young artist Nel Hume is to have her first solo show at the home of the Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority, as part of Swaledale Festival.  

    Posted: 3 May 2019.

  • Dormouse habitat connected in Wensleydale

    Yorkshire Dales National Park

    Nearly half a mile of hedgerows has been planted in Wensleydale to help expand the territory of one of the UK’s most endangered mammals, the hazel dormouse.

    Posted: 3 May 2019.

  • Help to prevent wildfires in the New Forest

    New Forest National Park

    People are being asked to do their bit to help prevent wild fires in the New Forest. The request, made by Forestry England and Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service, comes at a time when the Forest is on amber alert for severe wildfire conditions and follows a series of fires that broke out over the […] The post Help to prevent wildfires in the New Forest appeared first on New Forest National Park Authority.

    Posted: 3 May 2019.

  • Hedge-Laying Skills Put to the Test

    Exmoor National Park

    Posted: 2 May 2019.

  • These Boots Were Made for Woodside

    Exmoor National Park

    Posted: 2 May 2019.

  • Open evening to celebrate 10 year environment scheme in the New Forest

    New Forest National Park

    People with an interest in the New Forest’s special habitats and wildlife are invited to find out more about the achievements of a unique £19m environment scheme. The Verderers of the New Forest’s Higher Level Stewardship (HLS) scheme has been running for the last decade and is now in its final year. It works to […] The post Open evening to celebrate 10 year environment scheme in the New Forest appeared first on New Forest National Park Authority.

    Posted: 1 May 2019.

  • 109 Miles exhibition opens 11 May ahead of Cleveland Way’s 50th anniversary

    North York Moors National Park

    A major one-person exhibition gets underway later this month at the North York Moors National Park’s Inspired by… gallery in the run up to the 50th anniversary of the Cleveland Way National Trail.

    Posted: 1 May 2019.

  • Managing a National Trail on a Scheduled Ancient Monument

    Northumberland National Park

    Northumberland National Park is home to the Hadrian’s Wall Path National Trail, an unbroken 135 km (84 mile) signposted footpath stretching from coast-to-coast across England. It follows the line of Hadrian’s Wall, along the way passing through some of the most beautiful parts of England – from rolling fields and rugged moorland to the vibrant […] The page Managing a National Trail on a Scheduled Ancient Monument first appeared on Northumberland National Park.

    Posted: 1 May 2019.

  • Exmoor National Park Success at Geography Awards

    Exmoor National Park

    Posted: 1 May 2019.

  • Peak District Photography Gallery welcomes Chris Nowell exhibition

    Peak District National Park

    An exhibition by visually impaired landscape photographer Chris Nowell is inspiring people to see the Peak District National Park and photography in a new light – as a means of rehabilitation after life’s setbacks.

    Posted: 26 April 2019.